Have you considered your Nannies Payroll?

In 2012 the UK government introduced the Pensions Act which requires all employers to provide a workplace pension. Whilst auto-enrolment will affect the country’s biggest employers first, it will soon roll out to include everyone who hires staff in the UK, including those who might not consider themselves employers, but take … Read More

Seven Steps to Auto Enrolment

Auto enrolment means that over the next few years every UK employer must have a pension scheme which satisfies certain qualifying criteria  and into which employees can be automatically enrolled if they: are aged between 22 and State Pension Age earn more than £10,000 per year (2014/15 limit, this amount … Read More

Automatic Tax Code increases for 2014-15

HMRC have announced a general ‘uplift’ of all tax codes with an ‘L’ suffix by 56. This means for example that an employee with tax code 944L in 2013-14 will have their tax code uplifted by 56 from 6 April 2014 to 1000L. Qtac applies this uplift automatically for its customers … Read More

The new P46 Short

With RTI both P45’s and P46’s are still as valuable as ever. However the HMRC has produced a single page form P46 called ‘P46 (Short)’ which can be used by employers to gather information from new employees who don’t have a P45 from their previous employer. The ‘short’ in P45 (short) … Read More

10 steps to successful auto-enrolment

Employers should identify the date when they must start auto-enrolment (known as the “staging date”). The largest employers will start from 1 October 2012, with smaller employers and new businesses phased in over the next six years. The Department for Work and Pensions has published a timeline showing when auto … Read More